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White House budget boss




Peter Orszag, director of the Office of Management and Budget, testifies before the House Appropriations Full Committee Hearing on Fiscal Year 2011 Budget and Economic Outlook on March 16, 2010 on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Peter Orszag, director of the Office of Management and Budget, testifies before the House Appropriations Full Committee Hearing on Fiscal Year 2011 Budget and Economic Outlook on March 16, 2010 on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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As the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, Peter Orszag oversees the Obama Administration’s budget policy, implements major policy initiatives for the Feds and reviews regulatory action. To wit, Orszag is one powerful dude. Guest host David Lazarus talks with Orszag about healthcare reform, federal spending, and celebrity-nerd balancing acts…errr…budgets.

Guest:

Peter Orszag, Director of the Office of Management and Budget and former Director of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) from January of 2007 to December of 2009